Tag: Sea6 Energy

Novozymes, Sea6 Energy partner for ethanol from seaweed

Novozymes, Sea6 Energy partner for ethanol from seaweed

January 31, 2012 |

In India, Novozymes announced an exploratory research agreement with India’s Sea6 Energy to jointly develop a process for the production of biofuels from seaweed. The research alliance will use enzymes to convert seaweed-based carbohydrates to sugar, which can then be fermented to produce ethanol for fuel, fine chemicals, proteins for food, and fertilizers for plants. […]

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Petrol of the Sea: India's Sea6 Energy aims for seaweed biofuels

Petrol of the Sea: India's Sea6 Energy aims for seaweed biofuels

August 5, 2011 |

In India, startup Sea6 Energy is working on developing seaweed as a feedstock for biofuels.  Sea6 has a provisional patent filed for a marine polymer mesh structure to anchor seaweed for aquafarming, and is now working to find a microbe that can work in seawater to convert the sugars to ethanol or other petroleum products.  […]

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